Curriculum

Liberal Arts Component Credits
ENG 103-104 Freshman Composition and Literature I and II
(ENG 099, a non-credit course, may be required) 
6
Mathematics Elective1  3
SOC 103 Introductory Sociology  3
POS Elective (POS 102 recommended) 3
PSY 103 General Psychology  3
General Elective 3-4
Total Credits:  21-22
Science Component2   
FPT 158 - 159 General Chemistry for Fire Science
6
FPT 160 General Physics for Fire Science  3
Total Credits:  9 
Fire Protection Technology Component2   
FPT 150 Introduction to Fire Protection3  3
FPT 151 Building Construction  3
FPT 152 Fire Fighting Tactics and Strategy  3
FPT 153 Legal Aspects of Fire Protection  3
FPT 155 Hazardous Materials  3
FPT 156 Fire Hazards and Their Control  3
FPT 157 Fire Hydraulics  3
FPT 162 Introduction to Incident Safety  3
FF1 163 Introduction to Occupational Safety and Health  3
FPT 250 Fire Department Administration  3
FPT 251 Fire Protection Systems  3
FPT 252 Fire Investigation  3
FPT 253 Fire Prevention and Inspection  3
Total Credits:  303
Total Program Credits  60-61 

Notes:

1. Any credit-bearing MAT course will satisfy degree requirements. 

2. FPT courses are offered only in evening. 

3. Select FPT courses to equal 30 credit hours from the choices listed.  FPT 150 is required.